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Old Mancunian Events

For more information about any of the events below, please contact Jane Graham in the Development Office at j.graham@mgs.org or on 0161 224 7201 ext 243.

Thursday 6 February 2020
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Dr Louise Karwowski, talk entitled: The benefits of profiling your brain
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
Cost: Free
For more information and to book, click here.

Friday 28 February 2020                      
Founders’ & Benefactors’ Day
OMs are invited to attend the Cathedral Service which starts at 11:00am.

Monday 9 March 2020
OMA AGM & Dinner with the High Master
Venue: MGS
Time: 6.00pm 
Cost: £20.00
For more information and to book, click here

Thursday 12 March 2020
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Sami Hussein & Jonathan Taylor, talk entitled: Peace Through Knowledge: Both Sides of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
Cost: Free
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Thursday 12 March 2020               
Annual London Dinner (Please note the new date)
Venue: Royal Thames Yacht Club
Time: 6:30pm for 7:00pm dinner 
Cost: £80 per head
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Friday 13 March 2020
OM Luncheon Club
Venue: MGS
After lunch, MGS musicians will perform
Time: 12:30pm for 1:00pm
Cost: £16 per head
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Saturday 14 March 2020
ISOC Dinner 2020
Venue: MGS
Time: 6:00pm
Speakers: Ali Qasim (OM 2011 – 13), Yass Al-Hassani (OM 1991 – 98) and Aasim Azizurehman (OM 2003 – 10)
Cost: £10 per head
Dress code: lounge suits
For more information and to book, click here.

Tuesday 17 March 2020
RNCM Easter Concert
Time: 7:30pm, drinks reception from 6:30pm
Tickets will be available soon.

Thursday 19 March 2020
Chess Tournament
Venue: MGS
Time: 3:00-6:00pm
For more information and to book, click here.

Thursday 19 March 2020
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Ivan Lewis MP, talk entitled: Politics Today
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
Cost: Free
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Thursday 26 March 2020
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Dr Alan Goodman, talk entitled: "It's all up in the air"
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
Cost: Free
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Friday 27 March 2020
OM Hockey, Football and 18th Annual Phil Wade Memorial Rugby 7s Festival
Venue: MGS
Time: 2:00pm
Cost: Free
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Friday 27 March 2020
35th Annual Rugby Dinner
Venue: Cresta Court Hotel, Church St, Altrincham
Time: 6:30pm
Cost: £35.00 per person
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Thursday 23 April 2020 
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Tom Skinner, talk entitled: How to change the world when it seems too big
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
Cost: Free
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Saturday 25 April 2020
1950s Decade Reunion Dinner
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 4:00pm, drinks 6:00pm, dinner 7:00pm
Cost: £45 per head
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Saturday 25 April 2020
1980, 1990, 2000 and 2010 Leavers' Reunion Dinner
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 4:00pm, drinks 6:00pm, dinner 7:00pm
Cost: £45 per head
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Thursday 30 April 2020
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Professor Adrian Moore (OM 1968 – 75), talk entitled: “Immortality and Infinity”
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
Cost: Free
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Tuesday 5 May 2020
New York OM Reunion 
Save the date!

Thursday 7 May 2020
Toronto OM Reunion 
Venue: Jump Restaurant, 18 Wellington St W, Toronto, M5L 1G4
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: £30 per head
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Monday 18 May 2020
London Lunch with the High Master
Venue: tbc
Time: 12 noon for 12:30pm lunch
Save the date, more details to follow.

Friday 22 May 2020
MGS v MCC Cricket & Lunch at MGS
Time: 11:00am, with lunch at 1:00pm
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Sunday 24 May 2020
Tel Aviv OM Reunion
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Friday 5 June 2020
OM Luncheon Club & AGM
Venue: MGS
Speaker: Richard Palombella, MGS Catering Manager, and tour of the school kitchens
Time: 12:30pm for 1:00pm
Cost: £16 per head
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Thursday 11 June 2020
Manchester Golf Day
Venue: Ringway Golf Club
Time: 9:00am breakfast, 10:00am tee off
Save the date, more details to follow.

Sunday 21 June 2020
Exeter Service & Lunch
Venue: Exeter Cathedral, and the Mercure Hotel
Save the date, more details to follow.

Friday 26 June 2020
OM Luncheon Club
Venue: MGS
Speaker: Simon Jones, Director of Development, who will discuss 'The Story of the Development Office and the OM Community by Numbers'
Time: 12:30pm for 1:00pm
Cost: £16 per head
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Friday 3 July 2020
OM Manchester Pub Evening
Venue: The Gas Works, Tony Wilson Square
Time: 6:00pm
No need to book, just turn up!

Thursday 3 September 2020
Dubai OM Reunion
Venue: Abd El Wahab, Souk Al bahar, Near Dubai Mall, Dubai, UAE
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: £30 per head
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Sunday 6 September 2020
Sydney OM Reunion
Venue: Hunter & Barrel Cockle Bay
Time: 6:00pm
Cost: £30 per head
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Monday 7 September 2020
Melbourne OM Reunion
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Saturday 12 September 2020
Singapore OM Reunion
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Saturday 21 November 2020
Old Boys' Dinner
Venue: MGS
Time: 6:30pm, dinner at 7:30pm
Save the date, more details to follow.